Citizenship,Identity and the Nation-State: Global Forces in Turkey and Europe
(3+0+0) 3 - ECTS 7
A discussion of the current debates regarding the decline of the nation-state in the European Union. The position of the European nation-state with regard to the supranational forces such as the European Single Market, the European Monetary Union, and the European law. Local, regional and private forces that are gaining strength at the expense of European unification. A comparison of the decline of the nation-state in Europe with the United States, Japan, and the less developed countries.
Elective Courses (History, Sociology, Culture)